If there was a Billboard Music Award for style, Kelly Clarkson would win it. The host introduced the glitz and the glam to the BBMAs in quite a lot of superb outfits!
At the beginning of the 2020 Billboard Music Awards, Kelly Clarkson proved why she was introduced again to host the ceremony for the third consecutive 12 months. Kelly, 38, opened the present dressed in a spectacular golden wrap gown. Nonetheless, she wasn’t simply there to look phenomenal – Kelly was there to work. The American Idol icon carried out a model of Whitney Houston’s “Increased Love,” becoming a member of two-time BBMA nominees Pentatonix and Prince protegé/percussion icon Sheila E for the spectacular opening section.
Contemplating how the 12 months has gone, and the way this was a very completely different Billboard Music Awards, it was the right solution to begin the present. After the primary section, she returned in a glittery black outfit that glittered like a galaxy of stars. It was removed from her solely outfit change. Kelly really modified for a 3rd time right into a silvery robe, like she was the human Platinum-selling single. Later, she become a gold gown with a chunky belt, like she was a dwelling award herself!
The 2020 BBMAs had been initially scheduled for April 29 on the MGMG Grand Backyard Enviornment in Las Vegas, however the COVID-19 outbreak pressured the present to be postponed for almost six months. Nonetheless, the present should go on, and with comparable ceremonies adapting for a post-coronavirus world, the BBMAs did the identical. The present was moved to the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles and, like different ceremonies, held with as few individuals as potential in an effort to adjust to CDC and California mandated tips. Regardless of the change in venue, Kelly was nonetheless onboard to host.
“I’m thrilled to be again with my Billboard household,” Kelly mentioned in a press release in February when she was first introduced as this 12 months’s host. “I like being a part of an occasion that celebrates our biggest artists and entertains our followers. This an evening of music that you just gained’t need to miss!”
Loads has modified in Kelly’s life since she hosted the 2019 Billboard Music Awards. First off, she had her appendix eliminated someday after internet hosting the 2019 ceremony. “Not gonna lie…. I’ll or might not have damaged down in tears after the present from ache,” she tweeted on the time. “BUT thanks 2 all of the superb individuals @ Cedars-Sinai. I flew residence instantly after the occasion, nailed the surgical procedure early this morning, & feeling superior now! Bye bye appendix.” She additionally, sadly, mentioned goodbye to her marriage. After spending seven years with Brandon Blackstock, she filed for divorce on June 4, citing “irreconcilable variations.”
Regardless of the break up, Kelly thanks Brandon when she gained the Daytime Emmy for Excellent Leisure Discuss Present Host. The Kelly Clarkson Present host tweeted, “Thanks a lot to @BBlackstock for believing in me & convincing me to do @KellyClarksonTV present and @lifeofT for being the best pal/assistant.” Although Kelly and Brandon are damaged up, she made certain to credit score her ex – who was additionally her longtime supervisor – as a result of “she’s very grateful for the whole lot he’s performed for her profession,” a supply informed HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY.